Dukes Fall 42-12 Against West Virginia - Game Recap

Geno Smith's 411-yard performance through the air was the key in West Virginia's 42-12 win over James Madison on Saturday at FedExField.

Shawne Alston rushed for 62 yards, while Andrew Buie added 31 yards in the win. Stedman Bailey and Tavon Austin added 173 and 113 receiving yards respectively.

Jordan Anderson rushed for 75 yards for James Madison, while Justin Thorpe added 44 yards. Justin Thorpe threw for 71 yards for the Dukes, while receivers Brian Barlow and Marquis Woodyard had 46 and 24 yards respectively.

James Madison was outgained by West Virginia 569-300 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-15 by the Mountaineers.

James Madison led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 35:31/24:29 split in that important category.